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Jan 20, 2021

Kyle Pitts could be Arizona Cardinals first-round target

When the 2021 NFL Draft gets underway in April, the front office of the Arizona Cardinals will have a bevy of needs to fill. Armed with the 16th-overall selection, general manager Steve Keim will have several attractive options to choose from. There’s one prospect in particular, however, who could help the Cards with a situation […] Kyle Pitts could be Arizona Cardinals first-round target - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 20, 2021

Top five Arizona Cardinals you forgot about

Throughout the 100-plus years of the team, there are many players that have come and gone. But which are the ones that’ve slipped your mind? Everybody remembers when they became a fan. But do you remember who was on the team the first year you rooted for them? I can remember the 2004 squad like […] Top five Arizona Cardinals you forgot about - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 18, 2021

Arizona Cardinals: 2021 offensive free agents

The Arizona Cardinals enter the offseason heading into the 2021 season with a number of free agents.  The discussion starts as to who they should re-sign and who they should part with. Let’s take a look at the offensive free agents.  There are certainly some players on this list many fans would love to part […] Arizona Cardinals: 2021 offensive free agents - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 18, 2021

Arizona Cardinals can upgrade at center during offseason

Year after year, the Arizona Cardinals set out to improve the talent on their offensive line. For some odd reason, general manager Steve Keim (a former guard at North Carolina State University) has a blind spot when it comes to finding viable pieces for the squad’s blocking unit. There’s one particular position among that group […] Arizona Cardinals can upgrade at center during offseason - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 17, 2021

Arizona Cardinals general manager could be on the hot seat

Back in 2015, Steve Keim of the Arizona Cardinals was on top of the football world. The club’s general manager, fresh off of back-to-back “NFL Executive of the Year” awards, had just been handed a four-year contract extension. The Cardinals had compiled an impressive 21-11 won-loss record during Keim’s first two years as the top […] Arizona Cardinals general manager could be on the hot seat - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 17, 2021

State of the Arizona Cardinals offensive line

The Arizona Cardinals offensive line statistically improved from 2019. They gave up just 29 sacks as the Cardinals rushed for 139.8 yards per game on average, good for 4.7 yards per carry. Despite solid statistics, the line didn’t hold as well as the pure numbers state. Per Pro Football Focus, only D.J. Humphries scored a top […] State of the Arizona Cardinals offensive line - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 16, 2021

Arizona Cardinals could field a young defensive unit in 2021

The 2021 offseason is going to be a challenging one for the Arizona Cardinals front office. A drop in the salary-cap ceiling (predicted to be as low as $175 million) could make signing free agents a difficult task for general manager Steve Keim. The effects of such a scenario could mean a much younger group […] Arizona Cardinals could field a young defensive unit in 2021 - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 16, 2021

State of the Arizona Cardinals pass catchers

The Arizona Cardinals need a lot of help at receiver and tight end. Sure, it sounds ironic, considering the fact they have one of the best in the game with DeAndre Hopkins. But really, who else is there? Larry Fitzgerald‘s future is up in the air. Christian Kirk is a physically-gifted underachiever. Andy Isabella hasn’t shown […] State of the Arizona Cardinals pass catchers - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 16, 2021

Arizona Cardinals could choose to cut ties with Corey Peters

It’s no secret that the Arizona Cardinals think the world of Corey Peters. The veteran defensive tackle’s leadership, both on and off of the playing field, has made him a valuable member of the organization for the past six years. Nevertheless, the possibility exists that the relationship between the Cards and Peters could be coming […] Arizona Cardinals could choose to cut ties with Corey Peters - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 15, 2021

Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray improves in year 2

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray had a much better sophomore season compared to his rookie year. In year two, Kyler Murray took his game to a whole other level with the Arizona Cardinals. He threw for a career high in completions (375), yards (3,971), touchdowns (26), and completion percentage (67.2). Wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins did […] Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray improves in year 2 - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 15, 2021

Chicago Bears awkwardly ask for Arizona Cardinals advice

In the Chicago Bears season-ending press conference, the Arizona Cardinals advice was solicited. These two teams were already involved with playoff history with this year having the first ever #7 seed going to the Bears. What no one saw coming was that the Bears would go to the Cardinals for advice on whether or not […] Chicago Bears awkwardly ask for Arizona Cardinals advice - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 15, 2021

Affordable running back options for the Arizona Cardinals

Kenyan Drake‘s contract demands could propel the Arizona Cardinals to search for a cheaper option at the running back position For the past season and a half, Kenyan Drake has been a productive part of the Arizona Cardinals scoring attack. General manager Steve Keim certainly deserves kudos for the trade that brought the former Miami […] Affordable running back options for the Arizona Cardinals - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 15, 2021

Arizona Cardinals 2021 mock draft analysis

With the 2021 NFL Draft a few months away, the Arizona Cardinals have a lot of areas to address. The Arizona Cardinals are the 16th pick in this year’s draft after finishing the season 8-8. While the team improved on offense and defense compared to the 2019 season, they are still missing key pieces to […] Arizona Cardinals 2021 mock draft analysis - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 14, 2021

2020 Arizona Cardinals: Season of questionable calls

Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury over course of final month or so, one has to wonder what he was thinking A season full of ups and downs ended on Sunday in Los Angeles for the Arizona Cardinals. A record of 8-8 and just missing the playoffs to stew on for the next eight months. […] 2020 Arizona Cardinals: Season of questionable calls - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 13, 2021

Arizona Cardinals to make critical decisions this offseason

While the season has unfortunately ended for the Arizona Cardinals, the front office should be working this offseason to ensure the momentum they’ve been building doesn’t slip away. With the taste of disappointment likely to remain in the mouths of Arizona Cardinals fans for the remainder of the offseason, they’d also be remiss to forget […] Arizona Cardinals to make critical decisions this offseason - Raising Zona - Raising Zona - An Arizona Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.